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22.05.12

Nominations for Seacare Awards 2012

Online nominations for the 2012 Seacare Award will open on 28 May 2012 at: www.seacare.gov.au/events

Nominations close on Monday 23 July 2012.

The Awards will be presented at a gala dinner on Wednesday 24 October 2012 at Crystal Palace Luna Park in Sydney to be held in conjunction with the Seacare 2012 conference.

The Seacare Awards recognise and acknowledge positive and successful initiatives by maritime employers, operators and seafarers who are leading the way in best practice in work health and safety and rehabilitation for injured seafarers.

The six Awards categories are:

  • Best Workplace Health and Wellbeing Program
  • Best Workplace health and Safety Management System
  • Best Solution to an Identified Workplace Health and Safety Issue
  • Best Individual Contribution to Health and Safety
  • Best Health and Safety Representative of the Year
  • Best Rehabilitation and Return to Work Program

We would encourage Masters and Deck Officers to participate in the 2012 Seacare Conference and Awards.   Options for participation might include nominating yourself or a fellow seafarer, attending the Conference or Awards dinner.  The Seacare Authority welcomes seafarer participation in this very important event.  The Seacare Awards and Conference provides a unique opportunity for the industry to come together.